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Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Valentine Reese's Choc Tag

Made a Valentine Tag and recycled a Reese's candy box.

Used banner idea from Susan of Expression Avenue.

Used Kraft cardstock for base. Stamped sentiment 'Happy Valentine's Day' 'Love is all We need.' Added calligraphy words 'and chocolate.' You can never have enough chocolate.

adhesive: red tape - used to attach banner tag
calligraphy: words 'and chocolate' ink: Memento - Lady Bug, Rich Cocoa
Martha Stewart: score board - to score banner to pop it up for dimension
paper: Kraft cardstock
recycle: Reese's candy box
ribbon: Spool O' Ribbon - brown
stamp:Whimsical Designs With Love
Tim Holtz: die - Tag & Bookplates

Entering this into the following challenges:

A Blog Named Hero Ch19 Snip N' Stick Paper Piecing 2/1-13

Raise the Bar Ch130 A 'COUPLE' of things use pair of images unlim my pair are the 2 red stamped hearts 2/8-14 
Stampin with Dragon Ch Love is in the Air unlim 2/1-14
2 Sisters Hearts Ch unlim 2/9-15

Catch the Bug Theme Ch Affairs of the Heart unlim 2/9-16 6am EST 
Lexis Creations Ch83 Valentine/Love unlim 2/4-16

Cards for Men Ch3 All My Love unlim 2/4-17
Creative Card Crew Ch29 Chocolate lim3 1st 2/5-17 
Kraft Journal Anything but a Card unlim 2/11-17
The Pink Elephant TPE182 Love is in the Air unlim 2/11-17
Victorine Stamps Ch52 Valentines & Hearts unlim 2/4-17

Craft Spot by Kimberly Mon Ch 86 For Your Sweetheart 2/11-18
Crafty Sentiments Valentines lim3 1st 2/12-18

Crafty Creations Ch209 Love and/or hearts lim2 1st 2/13-19
Divas by Design Love & Romance lim2 1st 2/13-19
Little Red Wagon Cn172 word 'love' 2/13-19

JellyPark Ch So Sweet proj shows sweet treats 2/7-20 

Gingerloft GL58 The Color Red unlim 2/10-23

Tuesday Alchemy Ch50 My Hearts All A Flutter unlim 2/12-25

DLART Thankful Thurs Linky Ch Anything Goes unlim 2/7-28
Pin & Tack Spark Your Creativity Now Ch#6 Anything Goes unlim 2/2-28  
Ribbon Carousel RCC77 Love is in the Air unlim 2/5-28 


  1. Very creative, fab project! So glad you joined us for our All My Love challenge at Cards for Men!

  2. Nice to see how you repurposed this candy box.

  3. Yummy Tag! Makes me crave some now. Thank you for playing along this week at “Pin and Tack”. I sure hope you had fun!!! See you back very soon to play in another fun challenge.


    Pin and Tack / Spark Your Creativity Now DT

  4. Great tag. Thank you for sharing with us at Creative Card Crew.

    Cathy DT

  5. Great idea, thanks for joing us at Divas By Design this week.

  6. What a cute idea Melissa! Very creative - you go girlfriend!

  7. What a sweet idea! Thank you for sharing with us at the Anything But a Card challenge at The Kraft Journal.

  8. Great idea!!
    Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday Anything Goes February Linky Party
    DIANA L.

  9. Cool idea!
    Thanks so much for playin' along with us this week for the Catch The Bug “Affairs of the Heart” Challenge with Bugaboo Stamps! We hope you join us again for our NEWEST challenge today!
    Hugs & Happy Days! ~Min
    Kaymin Kreations

  10. oh lol.. ths is fab and fun.. thanks for joining us at Cards for men this fortnight
    Lisa x

  11. Such a great card! Thanks for joining us at Little Red Wagon :)
    Joanne xo

  12. Great tag! Love all the layers - thanks for playing along with us at Creative Card Crew!

  13. Just popped back to add, thanks for joining us at Crafty Sentiments this week too x

  14. Great tag! Thanks so much for playing along with us at The Pink Elephant!

  15. Fabulous creationn. Thank you for joining in the Valentine's theme over at Crafty Sentiments.
    Cathy xx

  16. Super cute tag and very creative:)
    Thanks for joining us at My Craft Spot!
    Sherrie K

  17. What a fabulous idea and fun idea! Great job!

    Thanks so much for playing along with us at My Craft Spot!

    Small Bits of Paper